Master’s Programme

The Programmes are on Coloration of Gandhi Research Fondation.

Course Detail

Post Graduation in Gandhian Thought and Social Science

Degree Offered Master of Arts
Subject Gandhian Thought and Social Science
Nature of Course Correspondence Course
Duration Two years
Medium Marathi, Hindi and English
Contact Classes Thirty Contact Classes are held on weekends, national holidays and
vacations, with the view to facilitate working Candidates.
Campus Contact Classes are held at GRF, Gandhi Teerth Campus; Camps in leading
Gandhian Institutes across the country; Final Exams at Gujarat Vidyapith,
Study Material GRF provides a set of 16 text books to those enroll for the Course.
Exams One Annual Exam and One Internal Exam each year; There are five papers in
each year on which Internal and Annual Exams are conducted.
First Year Papers Basic Books of Gandhi;
Gandhian Thought – Social-Educational;
Gandhian Thought – Political;
Gandhian Thought – Economics;
Research Methodology of Social Science.
Second Year Papers Social Science and Approach for Peace;
Gandhian Thought – Religious-Spiritual;
Constructive Programme – Theory and Practice;
Social Science of Environment and Gandhian Thought;
Gandhi and Socio Cultural Development.

Qualification & Requirements

Post Graduation in Gandhian Thought and Social Science

Any Graduation from any UGC recognized University; with 40 Per cent Minimum Marks in Graduation – Candidates belonging to SC and ST Communities get 5 per cent relaxation.

Mandatory Fulfillment’s
Enrolled Students are supposed to fulfill the following requirements:

  • Preparing in consultation with Guide, two Assignments for each paper on chosen themes;
  • To attend one Seminar on each paper;
  • To attend one Seven-Day ‘Social Living Camp’ each year;
  • To attend thirty Contact Classes per year;
  • Practice Charkha Spinning.

Fee Structure

Post Graduation in Gandhian Thought and Social Science

First Year Second Year Application Cost
$ 2500/- $ 2225/-
(It includes Tuition Fee, Exam Fee and Miscellaneous Fees)
Set of sixteen Text Books given as complement.
$ 200/-


Post Graduation in Gandhian Thought and Social Science

Available at GSNJ from january 30, 2018

Last Date
March 15, 2018, last Date for Submission of Application

Documents Required

  • Graduation Mark Statement
  • Passport Size Photograph – 4
  • Twelfth Mark Statement
  • Transfer or Migration Certificate
  • Proof of Date of Birth (Tenth Standard Mark Statement or Leaving Certificate)
  • Community Certificate (those seeking relaxation in qualification)


Post Graduation in Gandhian Thought and Social Science

Faculty (Full time) Faculty (Visiting)
  • Prof. M P Mathai
  • Dr. S P Pandey
  • Dr. D John Chelladurai
  • Sh. Ashwin Zala – Coordinator
  • Dr. Sudharshan Iyengar, V.C., Gujarat Vidyapith
  • Dr. Sugan Baranth, Former Secretary, Sarva Seva Sangh
  • Prof. Dr. Pushpa Motiyani, Head, Dept of Peace Research and Gandhian Thought, Gujarat Vidyapith
  • Sh. Bharat Mahodaya,Director, Institute of Gandhian Studies, Wardha
  • Dr. Premanand Mishra, Asst Prof, Peace Research and Gandhian Thought, Gujarat Vidyapith
  • Dr. Somnath Rode, Educator, Latur